Kaylee Greenlee, DCNF
A protester was allegedly stabbed by a woman taking photos and videos at a park in Portland Monday evening, according to the police.
Portland Police Bureau said a woman was in Lownsdale Square Park across from the federal courthouse before an argument with a group of protesters arose. The woman stabbed one of the protesters in the chest, according to police. The incident occurred around 6:20 p.m.
— New York Post (@nypost) August 4, 2020
Video shows people following the woman who allegedly stabbed the protester, the Oregonian reported. The protesters yelled to “call the cops” and told the woman to drop her knife.
“I told you not to fuck with us,” a man can be heard saying to the woman in the video posted to Twitter. “You stabbed someone you bitch.”
**WARNING GRAPHIC VIOLENCE**
A protester was stabbed near the federal courthouse earlier today.
PPB says no arrests have been made at this time. pic.twitter.com/zHCX76KeJ5
— PDX Frontline Alerts (@pdxfrontline) August 4, 2020
The injured protester was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to police. Officers interviewed the woman suspected of stabbing the protester Monday night, police said.
Police said as they tried to secure the crime scene, someone took the knife used in the stabbing. The crowd was hostile and officers were unable to complete their investigation, according to the police.
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